"Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."John Donne on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."John Donne on Victor Hugo
"Beauty is only skin deep. If you go after someone just because she's beautiful but don't have anything to talk about, it's going to get boring fast. You want to look beyond the surface and see if you can have fun or if you have anything in common with this person."John Donne on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."John Donne on Anne Roiphe
"People are like stained - glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within."John Donne on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"God employs several translators some pieces are translated by age, some by sickness, some by war, some by justice."
"Death be not proud, though some have called thee Mighty and dreadful, for thou art not so. For, those, whom thou think'st thou dost overthrow. Die not, poor death, nor yet canst thou kill me."
"Art is the most passionate orgy within man's grasp."
"No spring nor summer beauty hath such grace as I have seen in one autumnal face."
"Any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in Mankind And therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls it tolls for thee."